Busted: SE Fresno Gang Member Arrested For Pot, Weapons

Police on Saturday arrested a gang member who was selling marijuana from his southeast Fresno home while armed with multiple firearms.

Denna Thong, 27, was arrested after police with the Fresno Police Department's MAGEC unit arrived at an apartment in the 4000 block of East Dwight Avenue around 9 p.m. Police said they detected a strong smell of marijuana coming from the apartment.

Thong told police that he had a marijuana card, but later admitted to selling the marijuana, said Police Sgt. Paul Cervantes.

Police found three guns, including a stolen fully-automatic machine pistol, and several pounds of marijuana for sale.

Thong was booked into the Fresno County Jail for weapons and narcotics violations.